Kyaw Thu is a Diplomatic Affairs Editor at the Myanmar Times Newspaper, only one l private bilingual newspaper in Myanmar (formerly Burma). He has started his career in journalism in 2004 as a trainee reporter. He writes several stories on politic, business, human right and development subjects. A Reuters trained journalist and a finalist for ‘Developing Asia Journalism Awards 2008,’ one of the prestigious journalism awards in Asia. He’s studied Mathematics and International Relations at the University of Distance Education and the University of Yangon. His area of study is politic, international relations, development and governance.